2014-2015 Major Midget League All-Star Team
BC Hockey announced the players selected to the 2014-2015 Major Midget League (MML) All-Star Team. Players were selected based on their performance during the 2014-2015 season, and were selected by MML coaches.
Goalie – Liam McCloskey – Vancouver North East Chiefs
Defenceman – Matt Barberis – Valley West Hawks
Defenceman – Callum Volpe – Vancouver North East Chiefs
Forward – James Malm – Valley West Hawks
Forward – Owen Seidel – Greater Vancouver Canadians
Forward – Caleb Fantillo – Vancouver North East Chiefs
McCloskey (Maple Ridge, BC) backstopped the Vancouver North East Chiefs to the MML championship, compiling a 15-2-3 record throughout both the regular and the post-season. He also had one of the lowest goals against averages in the league, allowing just 2.25 per game.
Barberis (White Rock, BC) was the leading scorer among defenseman, tallying a total of 53 points (13 goals, 40 assists) in 35 games.
Volpe (Coquitlam, BC) also showed offensive flair as a defenseman, scoring 44 points (10 goals, 34 assists) in 44 games. He also showed a knack for staying out of the penalty box, collecting only 38 penalty minutes over the course of the season.
Malm (Langley, BC) was the league’s second leading scorer despite missing several games as a member of Team BC at the 2015 Canada Winter Games. In 31 league games, Malm garnered 66 points (20 goals, 46 assists) for an average of more than two (2) points per game.
Seidel (Richmond, BC) was the league’s top scorer, with 14 goals and a league-leading 50 assists for a total of 67 points in 38 games.
Last but not least, Fantillo (Coquitlam, BC) came alive in the second half of the season, racking up 13 points in February to earn Player of the Month honours, and scoring a league-leading 35 goals over the course of the season. Fantillo also recorded 26 assists for a total of 61 points in 38 games.
The BC Hockey Major Midget League was established in 2004 to provide elite level 15, 16 and 17 year olds an opportunity to play within their own age group at a high level and be developed for the next level of hockey. These teams have an opportunity each year to compete for the National Midget Championship.
For more information about the BC Hockey Major Midget League, please visit the Major Midget League website at www.bcmml.net or email firstname.lastname@example.org.